Power quotations

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◆ Power is always dangerous. Power attracts the worst and corrupts the best.
- Edward Abbey99
◆ Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
- John Adams99
◆ Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control; these three alone lead one to sovereign power.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson99
◆ All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
- Victor Hugo99
◆ Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn't have the power to say yes.
- Eleanor Roosevelt99
◆ The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any.
- Alice Walker99
◆ You only have power over people so long as you don't take everything away from them. But when you've robbed a man of everything, he's no longer in your power - he's free again.
- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn99
◆ I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us, that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
- Thomas Jefferson99
◆ Justice and power must be brought together, so that whatever is just may be powerful, and whatever is powerful may be just.
- Blaise Pascal99
◆ Power is not an institution, and not a structure; neither is it a certain strength we are endowed with; it is the name that one attributes to a complex strategical situation in a particular society.
- Michel Foucault99
◆ My relationship to power and authority is that I'm all for it. People need somebody to watch over them. Ninety-five percent of the people in the world need to be told what to do and how to behave.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger99
◆ When you start to develop your powers of empathy and imagination, the whole world opens up to you.
- Susan Sarandon99
◆ Man's greatness lies in his power of thought.
- Blaise Pascal99
◆ People who are in power make their arrangements in secret, largely as a way of maintaining and furthering that power.
- Don DeLillo99
◆ The greatest power is often simple patience.
- E. Joseph Cossman99

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